Narssistic personality dating
Conquering and breaking such people gives narcissists even more pleasure.In some cases, the manipulator may decide to run a little test: Once you begin to show interest in the narcissist, he or she may disappear for a while just to see your reaction.It might be difficult to differentiate a person who is genuinely excited about being with you from a manipulator, but quickly falling into a relationship where your partner demands a lot of your time and demands a detailed explanation of what you do when you are apart is very unusual and is more of a telling sign.Later in the relationship, the narcissistic sociopath may act hot and cold.
You will likely need to censor your mind and think well before you ever open your mouth.
This mean and sweet cycle also has several purposes: Gaslighting is a form of manipulation that targets to destabilize victims and make them question their own sanity or perception by constant lying, denial and contradiction.
For example, the sociopath may make a disturbing statement then claim you misunderstood what they said.
Dealing with toxic people in general is hard enough, but being in a relationship with them is probably one of the worst experiences one can have in life.
Unfortunately, many of these people — narcissists, sociopaths or, even worse, narcissistic sociopaths — are masters of manipulation and can be extremely clever when it comes to luring their victims.